Lessons in leadership
This article first appeared in Maximus Magazine in August 2020
As COVID-19 lockdown restrictions ease around the world, leaders are preparing to take their people into the next stage of the greatest health and economic crisis since the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic.
Technology has enabled teams to continue working closely together even while they’re apart and old-world ways of working have been jettisoned – including by those who previously clung to them for dear life. For most organisations, the voyage through the crisis has revealed hidden treasures and unique possibilities. Now the challenge is to ensure the lessons learnt transform into better ways of working for all.
Five of Australia’s most senior leaders share their insights with Joint Managing Director of Maximus, Brent Duffy.